THE picturesque town of Llangollen will become the culinary capital of the UK for one weekend next month.
Thousand of foodies will be flocking there for the popular Hamper Llangollen food festival on Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16, to browse over 100 stalls at Llangollen Pavilion.
This annual event is rated as one of the Top 10 food festivals in the UK and has provided a successful platform for innovative new food and drink from North Wales.
To celebrate the return of this amazing foodfest the Leader has teamed up with Hamper Llangollen to offer readers the opportunity to win a hamper of goodies from stallholders at the event.
The winner will also receive a pair of tickets so they can enjoy the festival and pick up the hamper at the same time. Five lucky runners-up will also receive a pair of tickets each.
Among the highlights this year will be a demonstration by celebrity chef Dai Davies – aka Dai Chef – who will be recreating the memorable meal he cooked for the superstar tenor, the late Luciano Pavarotti.
During his time at the Llangollen’s Bryn Howel Hotel, Dai cooked for a whole host of superstar singers, including José Carreras and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, who came to appear at the Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod,
The festival is a popular choice for food companies wanting to launch new products, while chocolatier Jo Edwards is aiming to snatch a world record from TV chef Gino D’Acampo and become the fastest truffle maker on the planet.
For more details about Hamper Llangollen 2016 visit www.llangollenfoodfestival.com
To be in with a chance of winning a hamper of goodies, please answer the following question:
Name the opera superstar Dai Chef cooked for
Please e-mail your answer, along with your name, address and daytime telephone number by noon on Thursday, September 15, 2016 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Don’t forget to include your daytime number as the winners will be notified by phone.
The competition is not open to employees of NWN Media Ltd or the prize provider and their families.
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